2008 WSOP Update: Event No. 33, World Championship Seven Card Stud Hi-Low Split-8 or Better

Scott Fischman (above) decked out in his Full Tilt Poker gear in Event No. 33, the Stud/8 championship.

The World Championship Stud 8 or Better event was today’s 5pm start at the 2008 WSOP. Lotta big names in the 261-player field battling it out for a share of a smallish prize pool of $1,226,700. That number though is up a tad from last year’s championship won by Edwin James Olmos Eli Elezra

Early chipleaders include Barry Greenstein, who’s coming off a bracelet win in the Razz event, Shawn “Sheiky” Sheikhan, who wins the award so far for drawing the hottest drunk railbirds to an event, Robert Mizrachi, Tex Barch, Todd Brunson, Alex Jacob, David Benyamine, 4-time WSOP bracelet winner Daniel Negreanu, Justin Bonomo, Jordan Rich, a ginger, and Huck Seed, who we’re picking to win this event ’cause the guy is due.

Notable bust outs so far include Gavin Smith, Chad Brown, who is somewhere in this photo, not that you’re looking, Jen Harman and Archie Karas.

Chip counts here.

Unrelatedly, Marissa Miller topless in Ralph here.

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3 Responses

  1. Tina Tran

    June 19, 2008 11:39 pm, Reply

    I’m the girl in the green. Just for the record, I was watching Barry Greenstein (dad), not Scott Fischman. Also, warn me next time. I’ll smile for ya!

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